Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6Be a Great Parent! Homework Success How you approach the subject of homework says a great deal about the value you place on education. Your child needs to know that you consider homework to be very important. Teachers assign homework for a number of reasons. Homework gives students the opportunity to practice the skills they’ve learned at school. It helps students develop good study habits, time management, and organization skills. Homework keeps parents informed as to what their children are studying.